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The 4 Functions of Behavior

The 4 Functions of Behavior

By Jessica

Imagine this: You are grocery shopping and, in the aisle, next to you, you hear a child arguing with their parents. They won’t stay seated, and they are yelling. It is very common to watch a child “act out” in public with their parents. You sometimes think, “can they just tell them to stop and be qu...

13.01.22 11:34 AM - Comment(s)
Anxiety in Children 

Anxiety in Children 

By Jessica

However, some children consistently demonstrate difficulty adapting because of a perception of danger surrounding a task. Particularly if there is uncertainty or there has been a previously negative association. At time several less intense events can build up to cause an overwhelm. Both of these n...

21.07.21 05:32 PM - Comment(s)
Successful Developmental Milestones, Occupational Therapy Can Help! 

Successful Developmental Milestones, Occupational Therapy Can Help! 

By Jessica

Children develop many important life skills during their first 5 years. If your child is not meeting the milestones expected for his or her age - Don’t wait! The earlier that a child’s developmental delay is identified and supports are put into place, the better the outcome will be for the child.
09.02.21 03:59 PM - Comment(s)
Tips for Supporting Children and Teens during this Holiday Season